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Path House, Allendale

Description: Path House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 240211

OS Grid Reference: NY8365255835
OS Grid Coordinates: 383652, 555835
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8970, -2.2564

Location: B6295, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9ND

Locality: Allendale
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 9ND

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Listing Text

NY 8355 ALLENDALE THE PETH (South side)
Allendale Town

24/91 Path House
15.4.69 (previously listed as
Path Head)

House, 1813. Front elevation tooled ashlar, returns and rear rubble; hipped
slate roof, stepped stone end stacks. Lower section set back to right, rubble
with slate roof and stone gable stack. 3 storeys, 3 + 1 bays, symmetrical.
Plinth, sill bands. 3 curved steps to central flush-panelled door with
traceried fanlight under keyed archivolt. 16-pane sash windows. Right
extension has boarded door with 12-pane sash to left. Similar windows above.
To far right a later lean-to with external stone stair to 1st floor door.
Flight of stone steps alongside left return. Rear elevation shows tall round-
headed stair window with patterned glazing bars. Interior not seen.
Dorothy Forster is reputed to have been born here.

Listing NGR: NY8365255835

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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